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Hazel Green Man Killed in a Collision on KY 715

Date of News Release: 03/06/2016

(Morehead, KY) - On Saturday, March 05, 2016 at 9:28 P.M. Kentucky State Police Post 8 Morehead was contacted by Wolfe County 911 about a fatal collision on KY 715. Kentucky State Police responded to the scene along with Wolfe County Emergency Services. Upon arrival it was determined that Forest Roberts, 67, of Rogers, KY, was traveling west on KY 715 when he lost control of his vehicle, exited the roadway and struck an embankment. Mr. Roberts was transported to the University of Kentucky Medical Center for treatment where he is listed in stable condition. A passenger in the vehicle, Marvin King, 52, of Hazel Green, KY, was pronounced deceased at the scene. The collision remains under investigation by Kentucky State Police.